Places to Eat & Drink
Hervey Bay and the the Fraser Coast offer a wide range of dining options, from coffee and breakfast to dinner and drinks and everything in between. Here's a few of our favourites, which are all within walking distance of The Bay Apartments.
Enzo's on the Beach
With absolute beach frontage, Enzo's offers breakfast, lunch and dinner, along with cocktails and craft beers on tap. Enjoy epic sunsets, cocktails and food... all just a few minutes stroll from us!
Plus, they have an extensive vegan menu, plus some great gluten free options and mocktails. You can view their menus via the website link below.
Location: 351a The Espanade, Hervey Bay
Image courtesy of Tourism and Events QLD
Banksia Seafood and Grill
Hervey Bay's newest fine dining experience, featuring perfectly cooked local seafood and beef. If you love seafood, make sure you book a table while you are here.
"What a gem of fine dining. Excellent attentive service staff. Ate some amazingly fresh and well cooked seafood. 3 locally caught bug tails was fresh, indulgent and beautifully cooked..." ~ Photo and review on Google by Vivian T.
Location: 381 The Esplanade, Scarness, Hervey Bay
Tannins at Torquay
This lovely wine bar specialises in wine from boutique Australian wineries that are rarely available in retail stores. With more than 50 wines available by the glass, they also whip up classic cocktails and have a large range of Australian craft gins and whiskies.
They serve late lunch and dinner, with their menu consisting of generously sized charcuterie boards designed with grazing and sharing in mind.
Location: 383 Esplanade, Torquay. Find them just a short stroll along the Esplanade from us (out the front, turn right and down to the first corner - located just past Banksia Bar & Grill).
Tanoshi Sushi & Tea House
This 'new kid' on the block is located where Ocean n Earth Diner was previously. Enjoy authentic Japanese sushi, gyoza, edamame, ramen, udon, karaage, teriyaki, katsu, sake, bubble tea and more.
Location: 3/381 Esplanade, Torquay. Find them just a short stroll along the Esplanade from us (out the front, turn right and down to the first corner).
Sea Breeze Café
Do you love a really good eggs benny? One of the best (and closest) places for breakfast and lunch is the Sea Breeze Cafe Hervey Bay. You'll find this friendly spot, just 100 metres along the Esplanade from us!
They have fantastic vegan and gluten free options, along with great kids meals. It's essential to book a table in advance in peak times, like school holidays and weekends.
Location: 363 The Espanade, Scarness, Hervey Bay
The Beach House Hotel
Just a short stroll along The Esplanade you will find Hervey Bay's award winning seaside pub! This popular venue incorporates a bar, bottle shop, gaming lounge and restaurant, along with family entertainment and live music
Delicious meals are available 7 days a week in the bistro and the café offers wraps, sandwiches, cakes and coffee.
The bar features over a dozen beers and cider on tap, plus a huge range of local and imported beers, quality wines and tasty cocktails.
Location: 344 The Espanade, Scarness, Hervey Bay
More Hervey Bay Dining
Hervey Bay offers a variety of dining options including cosmopolitan and alfresco cafes along the Esplanade. Restaurants covering all cuisines are here at Hervey Bay from casual to fine dining.
Try the famous fresh local seafood or enjoy tapas, Asian, Indian, Italian, French or lunch in one of the many relaxed atmosphere dining venues. There are a number of fine pubs where you can sit and take it all in with friends over a glass or two.
After winning the fourth series of Australian ‘My Kitchen Rules’ in 2013, Dan and Steph followed their dreams and aspirations and opened their restaurant Eat at Dan & Steph's. They are forever experimenting and being inspired by learning more about the food industry.
For more restaurants, cafes, clubs and bar listings, please head to the Visit Fraser Coast website here.
Scroll down to use this interactive Google Map with some of our favourite nearby places to eat and drink.
Click on the purple dining icons below for full details.